Praesidium Academy

A series of free e-learning courses on best practices in preventing child sexual abuse with separate tracks for Program Leadership and Program Staff.

Access expires December 31, 2022.

Child Safety Toolkit

This extensive toolkit is the result of a long partnership between Praesidium and CASA of Travis County, which has incorporated safety measures into all levels of their practices, policies and procedures aimed at preventing sexual abuse.

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Child Safety in the System

  Praesidium Academy A series of free e-learning courses on best practices in preventing child sexual abuse with separate tracks for Program Leadership and Program Staff. Access expires December 31, 2022. Child Safety Toolkit This extensive toolkit is the result of a long partnership between Praesidium and CASA of Travis County, which has incorporated safety measures into all levels of … Read More

CFE Postcard for Parents

This two-sided postcard for parents helps explain the crucial role parents play in the CFE process. The postcard is available in both English and Spanish and can be printed professional (with crop marks) or from your office. CFE Postcard English Printer Version CFE Postcard español Printer Version

The Imagination Report

The Imagination Report is an original, collaborative piece between Riders Against the Storm, Ebony Stewart – local musicians and Texas CASA’s Jonathan Horstmann. Together, they created an original song, poem and music video exclusively for Texas CASA and the CASA network. The song is meant to inspire and show the difference one person can make in a child’s life. By … Read More

Social Media Guidebook & Content Bank for CASA Programs

“We don’t have a choice on whether we do social media, the question is how well we do it.” – Erik Qualman, Socialnomics The Social Media Guidebook shares tips and tricks for CASA programs of all sizes and at all levels of social media proficiency. In it, you will find best practices, pitfalls to avoid, content strategy, and how to make … Read More

Guide to Secure Transmission of Confidential Information

HHSC has required CASA programs to employ encryption to keep confidential information secure during electronic transmission. This guide offers multiple options for encryption. Transmission of confidential information creates opportunities for unauthorized access to documents, that is, for people without the legal authority to documents to receive or review them. Document encryption protects against unauthorized access. In document encryption, a document … Read More